France - Louis XVI - révolution - officier de chasseurs à cheval - garde tournante - Sabre

Description
France - Louis XVI - révolution - officier de chasseurs à cheval - garde tournante - Sabre
Very good

Rare sabre of a hunter on horseback, with rotating guard:
Length of the sabre: 89 cm - blade: 76 cm

Period Louis XVI - revolution, 1784 to 1798.
It was only used in France and for a short period (15 years).
Wooden handle covered in leather with iron filigree.
Iron mount, so-called rotating guard, with two branches including one up to date and rotating with locking spring.
Curved blade with flat back, sharp counter and hollow panels, without any particular markings.
Leather sheath with three fittings, two pitons and two rings, cut iron and decorated with lines.
Sabre in good condition, no play in the guard or handle, firm blocking of the guard.
Note: the cap at the top of the sheath is missing.

See the photos. I will happily answer your questions.
Happy bidding.

Lot details
Country of manufacture
France
Manufacturer/ Maker
Louis XVI - révolution
Model
officier de chasseurs à cheval
Weapon Type
Sabre
Sub-type
garde tournante
Condition
Very good
Overall Length
89 cm
Barrel/ blade length
76 cm
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